Bentz announces bid for Congress

Oregon state Sen. Cliff Bentz announced today he will run for Congress in 2020. (The Enterprise/File).

This post has been updated from an earlier version to include quotes from Cliff Bentz.

ONTARIO – State Sen. Cliff Bentz, an Ontario attorney, said Tuesday he intends to run for Congress in 2020, hoping to fill incumbent Greg Walden’s slot to represent the 2nd Congressional District.

Walden, who represented the district for more than 20 years, announced on Monday that he would not seek re-election.

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